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The first sign of corruption in a society that is still alive is that the end justifies the means.

Author: Georges Bernanos (1888-1948)

Profession: French Novelist, Political Writer

We have perhaps a natural fear of ends. We would rather be always on the way than arrive. Given the means, we hang on to them and often forget the ends.

Author: Eric Hoffer (1902-1983)

Profession: American Author, Philosopher

The end may justify the means as long as there is something that justifies the end.

Author: Leon Trotsky (1879-1940)

Profession: Russian Revolutionary